Longtime local engineer Ron Saikowski, P.E., harshly criticizes San Jacinto River Authority’s, County’s handling of Harvey storm, Lake Conroe: have high property tax appraisal policies overtaken flood control and safety policies?

Longtime local engineer Ron Saikowski, P.E., harshly criticizes San Jacinto River Authority’s, County’s handling of Harvey storm, Lake Conroe: have high property tax appraisal policies overtaken flood control and safety policies?

Image: This graph from San Jacinto River Authority General Manager’s presentation during the Board of Directors meeting on September 28, 2017, reveals the failure of the SJRA to utilize all of Lake Conroe’s full water storage capacity. Conroe, October 4 – Longtime local engineer Ron Saikowski, P.E., harshly criticized the San Jacinto River Authority and […]

Appraisal district board nominees critical issues Commissioners Court to face during September 26 meeting

Conroe, September 25 – The single biggest issue the Montgomery County Commissioners Court will face during its final regular meeting during Fiscal Year 2017 on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, will be Agenda Item 11A: “Consider, Discuss, and Approve Nominees as the County’s Candidates for Election to the Montgomery Central Appraisal District’s Board of Directors 2018-2019 […]

BREAKING NEWS! Conroe ISD Board President Melanie Bush calls for reappraisals of Harvey-affected properties

BREAKING NEWS! Conroe, September 14 – Conroe Independent School District Board President Melanie Bush, who is also running as a reformer for Montgomery County Treasurer against an “establishment” incumbent, called for reappraisal of all flood-affected properties within the CISD boundaries. The Texas Tax Code allows for such reappraisals after a disaster of the magnitude of […]